PORTLAND — The Portland Police Department and the teen center at the Portland Public Library are teaming up to host an after hours event tomorow night that is aimed at giving teenagers a safe and fun place to spend the night.

Officer Raymond Ruby said the library, which normally closes at 7 p.m., will remain open until 9 p.m. Thursday.

Ruby said more than 20 teenagers have signed up to use the library’s computers, watch a movie, play video or board games, and participate in an open microphone area. Food and refreshments will be provided.